The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Consultant
Rank 99 112 94
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 27 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.24% 0.75% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.80% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 14
Average salary £65,000 £53,175 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.23% +6.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £36,025
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £67,250 £71,700
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Senior Consultant
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2054 2001 1586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.31% 93.59% 93.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1740 1789 1341
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Consultant in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Senior Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Consultant across the Birmingham region.

Senior Consultant Salary Trend in Birmingham

Senior Consultant
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Consultant across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Senior Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Senior Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Consultant in their job title.

1 18 (37.50%) SAP
2 13 (27.08%) Finance
2 13 (27.08%) Retail
2 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
3 11 (22.92%) Manufacturing
3 11 (22.92%) Security Cleared
4 9 (18.75%) VMware
4 9 (18.75%) Oracle
5 8 (16.67%) CRM
5 8 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (16.67%) Business Development
5 8 (16.67%) SAP CRM
6 7 (14.58%) Degree
6 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
6 7 (14.58%) .NET
6 7 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (14.58%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (12.50%) XenApp
7 6 (12.50%) XenDesktop
7 6 (12.50%) vSphere
7 6 (12.50%) Citrix
7 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (12.50%) Publishing
8 5 (10.42%) Project Management
8 5 (10.42%) Java
8 5 (10.42%) ITIL
8 5 (10.42%) Windows
8 5 (10.42%) SAP Implementation
9 4 (8.33%) Use Case

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Senior Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.08%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (16.67%) SAP CRM
2 4 (8.33%) FLEXCUBE
2 4 (8.33%) Misys Equation
2 4 (8.33%) Temenos T24
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (8.33%) Finacle
3 2 (4.17%) SAP QM
3 2 (4.17%) SAP MM
3 2 (4.17%) SAP PP
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (2.08%) SAP BPC
4 1 (2.08%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.25%) SAN
2 3 (6.25%) iSCSI
2 3 (6.25%) NAS
2 3 (6.25%) NetScaler
2 3 (6.25%) SMTP
2 3 (6.25%) FTP
2 3 (6.25%) HTTP
2 3 (6.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (2.08%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (27.08%) Finance
1 13 (27.08%) Retail
2 11 (22.92%) Manufacturing
3 6 (12.50%) Publishing
4 4 (8.33%) Banking
5 2 (4.17%) Advertising
5 2 (4.17%) Multimedia
5 2 (4.17%) Marketing
6 1 (2.08%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) .NET
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (8.33%) Middleware
2 4 (8.33%) Java EE
3 3 (6.25%) Application Packaging
3 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.08%) XML
4 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) APACS
1 4 (8.33%) Data Integration
2 2 (4.17%) Visualisation
2 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 3 (6.25%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Phone
3 1 (2.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.67%) CRM
1 8 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 8 (16.67%) Business Development
2 7 (14.58%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (10.42%) ITIL
3 5 (10.42%) Project Management
3 5 (10.42%) SAP Implementation
4 4 (8.33%) Performance Improvement
4 4 (8.33%) MODAF
4 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 4 (8.33%) EAI
4 4 (8.33%) SOA
4 4 (8.33%) ETL
4 4 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
4 4 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 4 (8.33%) Use Case
5 3 (6.25%) Data Management
6 2 (4.17%) Document Management
6 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.17%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) Java
2 3 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (2.08%) SQL
3 1 (2.08%) VBScript
3 1 (2.08%) Python
3 1 (2.08%) XAML
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.58%) Degree
3 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.25%) VCDX
5 3 (6.25%) NCDA
5 3 (6.25%) NCIE
5 3 (6.25%) VCAP
5 3 (6.25%) CCEE
5 3 (6.25%) MCTS
5 3 (6.25%) MCITP
5 3 (6.25%) MCSE
5 3 (6.25%) CCA
5 3 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.08%) ISEB
6 1 (2.08%) ACCA
6 1 (2.08%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (8.33%) Basel II
1 4 (8.33%) IAS 39
1 4 (8.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.50%) XenApp
2 6 (12.50%) XenDesktop
2 6 (12.50%) vSphere
3 3 (6.25%) NFS
3 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) SCCM
1 3 (6.25%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 18 (37.50%) SAP
2 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.75%) Oracle
3 9 (18.75%) VMware
4 6 (12.50%) Citrix
5 4 (8.33%) Informatica
5 4 (8.33%) TIBCO
5 4 (8.33%) Talend
5 4 (8.33%) IBM
5 4 (8.33%) Chordiant
5 4 (8.33%) Misys
5 4 (8.33%) Temenos
6 3 (6.25%) Dell
6 3 (6.25%) EMC
6 3 (6.25%) Cisco
6 3 (6.25%) AppSense
6 3 (6.25%) NetApp
7 1 (2.08%) Reuters
7 1 (2.08%) Bloomberg